Water To The Angels

Author: Les Standiford
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062251449
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The author of Last Train to Paradise tells the story of the largest public water project ever created—William Mulholland’s Los Angeles aqueduct—a story of Gilded Age ambition, hubris, greed, and one determined man who's vision shaped ...

Hurricane Katrina And The Lessons Of Disaster Relief

Author: Michael Powelson
Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
ISBN: 1527500780
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north of Los Angeles. And while Mulholland's aqueduct brought water to Los
Angeles, that same aqueduct incensed the farmers of the Owens Valley, who
believed that they had been scammed into surrendering their water rights and
realized that ... 1 Les Standiford's Water to the Angels: William Mulholland, His
Monumental Aqueduct, and the Rise of Los Angeles (New York: Ecco Publishers,
2016), 235– 50, is the most recent work to chronicle the collapse of the St.
Francis dam.

Urban Politics

Author: Myron Levine
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317516796
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Instead, the movie presents a fictionalized version of the efforts undertaken by
Los Angeles water chief William Mulholland to construct the Owens Valley
aqueduct, a project that, in 1913, brought water from over 200 miles away to Los
Angeles. Situated in a desert region, ... Also see the work of best-selling novelist/
historian Les Standiford, Water to the Angels: William Mullholland, His
Monumental Aqueduct, and the Rise of Los Angeles (New York: HarperCollins,
2015). Albuquerque ...

Out Where The West Begins Volume 2

Author: Philip F. Anschutz
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 0990550265
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Under A Wild Sky: John James Audubon and the Making of The Birds of America.
New York: North Point Press, 2004. Spiller, Robert E. James Fenimore Cooper.
Minneapolis: University of Minnesota, 1965. Standage, Tom. The Victorian
Internet: The Remarkable Story of the Telegraph and the Nineteenth Century's
On-line Pioneers. New York: Berkley Books, 1998. Standiford, Les. Water to the
Angels: William Mulholland, His Monumental Aqueduct, and the Rise of Los
Angeles.

Water And The California Dream

Author: David Carle
Publisher: Counterpoint
ISBN: 1619028239
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Water to the Angels: William Mulholland, His Monumental Aqueduct, and the
Rise of Los Angeles. New York: Ecco. Starr, Kevin. 1973. Americans and the
California Dream, 1850–1915. New York: Oxford University Press. ————.
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Oxford University Press. ————. [2004] 2006. Coast of Dreams: California on
the Edge, 1990–2003. New York: Vintage Books. Stene, Eric A. 1998. “The
Central Valley Project.

Am Ende Einer Welt

Author: Dennis Lehane
Publisher: Diogenes Verlag AG
ISBN: 3257607040
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Joe Coughlin, geachteter Bürger von Tampa, Florida, und Consigliere des Bartolo-Syndikats, hat seine kriminelle Vergangenheit hinter sich gelassen wie Amerika die Prohibition.

Saint Mazie

Author: Jami Attenberg
Publisher:
ISBN: 9783731760993
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"From the New York Times bestselling author of The Middlesteins comes a stunning novel about a Prohibition-era bad girl turned good: Saint Mazie, Queen of the Bowery"--

Wenn Das Schlachten Vorbei Ist

Author: T.C. Boyle
Publisher: Carl Hanser Verlag GmbH Co KG
ISBN: 3446239529
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Boyle hat eines seiner ältesten Themen weiterentwickelt, nie war er so bitter und böse, nie war es ihm so ernst.

1944

Author: Jay Winik
Publisher:
ISBN: 9783806234749
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